An obituary from the Ithaca Catholic Worker for longtime peace activist Louis (Louie) De Benedette, who passed away on October 22, 2022.
In our first mini-episode we introduce the Aims and Means of the Catholic Worker and read through the current iteration…
In this episode, we hear from Mary Beth and Johanna from the House of Grace Catholic Worker in Philadelphia. There…
We have a room open for a young person who does not want to enter the conventional American roadway to career and consumerism, or an older person who wants to leave it for a different path. We are not a typical urban CW community.
The Works of Mercy are an abiding norm for the Catholic Worker Movement. Dorothy Day and Peter Maurin lived lives of “active love” built on these precepts.
Michael shares about his experiences in the Catholic Worker from being a conscientious objector to the Vietnam War to helping…
Ericka Williams Rodriguez currently resides at Little Flower Catholic Worker, a sustainable farm in Virginia. Some of her work includes raising children,…
In the latest episode of Coffee with Catholic Workers, Theo and Lydia. talk with Catherine Morris who lives at the Hennessy…
Our guest this episode is Joanne Kennedy from the New York Catholic Worker, current managing editor of the Catholic Worker…
We are looking for one or two people to join Wallyhouse, a Catholic Worker
community that welcomes volunteers dedicated to the spiritual and corporal works of
mercy. Wallyhouse is the only CW house of hospitality in Hawaii. It is located in the
former rectory of St Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church, surrounded by public housing and a
number of homeless folks living in tents.
In the latest episode, Lydia and Theo talk to Brenna from the Saint Isidore Farm in Cuba City, WI about her Catholic Worker journey, how the farm set up a coop to handle their finances, her community’s journey working towards decolonization, and what about the Catholic Worker brings her joy.
Casa de Clara Catholic Worker, located in beautiful San Jose, CA, has two positions open for workers who are looking to help us rebuild. We shut down in 2021 due to Covid and the need to do a rash of renovations to our house but we’re trying to get started again. We love to have your help. The need in San Jose is great as we have a burgeoning homeless population and an ever-increasing wealth gap.
Catholic Workers Lydia Wong and Theo Kayser have a new CW podcast, Coffee With Catholic Workers! Each episode they talk to different cool Catholic Worker folks. The first episode features Julie Brown of the Des Moines Worker speaking to us from Kurdistan.
“With the passing years, I have come to see our work of hospitality at the Catholic Worker – this doing the works of mercy – as an ever-available antidote to despair, a practical pushback against the mercilessness of the day. A welcoming cup of coffee and pot of soup are tools for defying the trench mentality that sets in when belief in goodness wanes.” Claire Schaeffer-Duffy, a member of SS. Francis and Therese Catholic Worker in Worcester, Massachusetts, reflects on the Works of Mercy in a talk she gave at the 2022 Catholic Worker Gathering.
Here are some key articles by Dorothy Day on the theme of the Catholic Worker’s “Aims and Purposes.”
A collection of tributes to longtime Catholic Worker and Catholic peace activist Tom Cornell, who died on August 1, 2022, at the age of 88.
Various articles by Dorothy Day on the themes of war, pacifism, and the Catholic Worker positions on making peace.
A prayer for the canonization of Dorothy Day and a prayer for her intercession.
Are you being summoned to love thy neighbor differently? Join us as we journey in faith with a virtual six-week…
A timeline of the life of Dorothy Day cin the context of the history of the Catholic Church, the Catholic Worker Movement, and the world. Created by Dr. Elizabeth Hinson-Hasty.